It was a good game yesterday at Bloomfield Road. The enforced changes of Eboue, Diaby and Lehmann could have disrupted the squad, but instead it galvanised it and we saw some great attacking football.

Watching the full game was important as I also watched the MoTD version of the game and it was a shadow of the real event.

Mad Jens, who was in for Almungo, injured in the Warm up, was sharp, commanding and decisive, he didn